Michael Baker, REALTOR®, ABR®, SFR®, with RE/MAX Alliance Group & The Baker Global Team, located in University Park, FL, attended this year’s annual Florida Realtors® Convention & Trade Expo which took place held August 24-25, 2022, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Florida. Realtors from across the state came to the convention to discuss key issues shaping their profession. Members could choose from nearly 40 training sessions such as how to sell luxury homes, the post-pandemic future of global real estate, how traditional brokers can increase their profit margin, how to create videos that people will look and proven strategies for “compelling” listing submissions. The Florida Realtor Governance Meetings also took place August 26-28, 2022. The convention featured entrepreneur, celebrity, and self-made billionaire Martha Stewart, who shared her real-life business insights. Convention attendees also enjoyed the music of “Party on the Moon” during the dance party, then were entertained by comedian Mike Goodwin at the annual awards luncheon, which honors agent excellence and service. real estate. This year’s trade show brought together over 200 industry experts and exhibitors showcasing the latest in marketing, technology and other business tools. Sponsors for the 2022 convention include: Miami Association of Realtors; EXIT South-East; Boomtown; Broward, Palm Beaches and St. Lucia real estate agents; Real Estate LPT;; real/MLS; Elm Street; Northeast Florida Association of Realtors; Stellar MLS; Osceola County Association of Realtors; Orlando Regional Association of Realtors;; Royal Association of Palm Coast Estate Agents; Brokermint; Lake & Sumter Counties Association of Realtors; Pillar to post home inspections; HomeVist from CoreLogic; Citrus County Association of Realtors; Greater Tampa Realtors; Hernando County Association of Realtors; Association of Realtors of Sarasota and Manatee Inc.; Pinellas Estate Agents Organization/Central Pasco Estate Agents Organization; GTE Financial;; SecurityNational Mortgage Company; TigerLRM; Sentrilock; SEND Mortgage; curbio; Amendment 3; Technical assistance ; Simplicity of forms; Acra loan; FPL Evolution; Protection of Old Republic dwellings; HomeTeam inspection service; Zillow; Lendai; Domestic securities solutions; Suncoast Credit Union; and Yardi Breeze. Florida Realtors® is the voice of real estate in Florida and provides programs, services, continuing education, research and legislative representation to its 225,000 members in 51 local councils/associations throughout Florida.